CPUT : Financial Aid Officer

Department: Cape Peninsula University of Technology -> Finance -> Financial Aid

Campus/ Location: Bellville Campus – Bellville, Cape Town, WC ZA (Primary)

Job Type: Permanent

Occupational Function

Annual Salary Package (incl. Medical Aid rate based on principal member only)

Gr 12: R223 900 – R306 000

Advert Closing Date:  9/5/2014


Minimum Requirements

  •  A relevant National Diploma in Finance/Business Studies or equivalent qualification
  • Two (2) years’ relevant experience in higher education
  • Computer skills (especially MS Excel)


  • Knowledge of CPUT policies and processes
  • Working knowledge of the ITS system

Key Performance Areas

  • Distribution and collection of financial aid application forms
  • Assisting students with financial aid to register
  • Assist with the processing of allowances to students in accordance with donor requirements
  • Assisting with the processing of awards to students accounts
  • Liaison with students, staff and donors
  • Assisting with the processing of required Financial Aid documents including NSFAS Loan Agreement Forms and Pre-agreement documents
  • General administrative duties which will include : Filing and maintaining a filing system, any task related to the operations of the office


  • Good communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Computer literacy (ITS, Excel and Word)
  • Applied knowledge of ITS
  • Attention to detail
  • Pressure handling
  • Stress Tolerance
  • Contribution to team success
  • General administration

General Information

Enquiries:  021 959 6186

Please note: Only on-line applications will be accepted. Applications via- email will not be considere

How to Apply

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